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CAIRO, Dec 13 (MENA) - Telecom Egypt signed a memo of understanding with Fiber Misr company on Thursday in the domain of submarine cable services.
In a statement, the Communications Ministry said the memo will help upgrade submarine cables and develop information technology services.
The memo covers boosting cooperation in the maintenance and installation of submarine cables, management of maritime projects and offering logistic services to ships and cable recharging services.
These services will be offered to the Mediterranean, Red Sea, Arab Gulf and East Africa regions.
The memo will help Telecom Egypt meet growing demands on maritime services and develop them.
The memo was signed by managing director and CEO of Telecom Egypt Ahmed Beheiri and managing director and CEO of Fiber Misr Ahmed Mekki with the attendance of Communications Minister Amr Talaat.